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Glen E. Duncan, MS, BS, PhD

Affiliate Professor, Epidemiology

Professional Summary
Dr. Duncan's academic background is in physical education (BS, 1992, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania) and exercise physiology (MS, 1994, Ball State University; PhD, 1997, University of Tennessee). He conducted postdoctoral research training (1998-2002) and subsequently joined the faculty at the University of Florida (2002-2003), both in the Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism. He joined the Core Faculty of the Nutritional Sciences Program, Department of Epidemiology, in July 2003.

Contact Information
Box 353410
Nutritional Sciences Program
305 Raitt Hall
Seattle, WA 98195
Tel: 206-616-2680
Fax: 206-685-1696

Research Interests
Dr. Duncan's research interests include: (1) relationships among cardiovascular fitness, body fatness, and metabolic disease (e.g., metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes); (2) lifestyle interventions involving increased habitual physical activity and/or exercise training and dietary modifications in the prevention and treatment of metabolic and cardiovascular disease; and, (3) non-biological determinants of physical activity and obesity (e.g., access, income, and the physical environment).

Teaching Interests
Dr. Duncan teaches Research Design in Autumn Quarter and Physical Activity in Health & Disease in Spring Quarter.

PhD, Education (Concentration in Exercise Science), University of Tennessee 1997
MS, Exercise Physiology, Ball State University 1994
BS, Physical Education, East Stroudsburg University 1992

Selected Publications
For a list of publications, please visit Google Scholar.

Close Up March 2013: Glen Duncan

Last Reviewed on 7/10/2015

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